Emergency Preparedness Tip of the Week: Red/Green Cards

Tip: If you haven't received one, or misplaced it, there are cards available at the Montecito Clubhouse rounders. Keep them in your clothes closet and place one in a street-facing window in the event of an emergency.

Emergency Preparedness Tip of the Week: Go Bag

Tip: Keep a "Go Bag" under your bed and one in your car in case of an emergency evacuation. It should include things like personal items you may need (medications, toiletries, clothing), shoes, socks, flash light, extra batteries, radio, some nonperishable food, water, etc. An example can be found at the following website:


Emergency Preparedness Tip of the Week: Fasten Shelves and Furniture

Tip: Fasten shelves and tall floor furniture securely to walls. Avoid hanging pictures or wall decorations over your bed. In an earthquake, they could fall off a strike you in the head. Secure cupboards with children safety latches to keep dishes and glassware secure.